ERASMUS+is the European Union’s new funding program for education and vocational training, youth and sport, and until now offered the possibility for study in other European countries. Since summer 2015, however, the "international dimension" has opened the program to include further partner countries, thus improving the possibilities for talented students and staff to have access to European university systems. German students can also apply for financial funding to help them to study in a partner country.
Hochschule Geisenheim University has secured funding for exchanges with partner universities in Armenia and Georgia for the duration of the project: June 1, 2017 - July 31, 2019 and June1, 2018 and July 31, 2020.
Apply for a semester abroad in Georgia / Agricultural University or International School of Economics at Tbilisi State University (ISET) and in Armenia / Armenian National University of Agriculture and International Center for Agribusiness Research and Education.
On the basis of the Erasmus+ agreement there will be two places available (one for each country) in the academic year 2019/20 . These students will not have to pay tuition fees and each will receive an Erasmus+ grant of €700 for a maximum of 5 months, as well as a travel allowance.
In the period 2018/20 it is also possible to support an internship of 3 months.